Calendar OF EVENTS
DAILY Contact the Royse City Chamber of Commerce for
Pumpkin Patch more information at 972.636.5000 or email: info@
Ridge Road Shopping Center
The Patch will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. OCTOBER 16-17
throughout the month of October. The event includes Outdoor Family Campout
the sale of a variety of pumpkins, mums, homemade
Harry Myers Park
jellies, handcrafted seasonal yard art, gift baskets, corn
stalks and hay bales, as well as decorative gourds Bring your family for a fun- lled day of shing, archery,
and more. There is a story area, hay bale maze and kayaking and more beginning at 8 a.m. $100 for
scarecrow photo center. For more information, visit Rockwall residents; $150 for non resident families. For
www.rockwallpumpkinpatch.com. more information, call 972.771.7740 or visit
Find-a-Friend Fridays OCTOBER 23
OCTOBER 30 AND 31 Rockin’ On The Docks
Fort Worth Alliance Air Show Rockwall Petco
The Harbor, Rockwall
Fort Worth Alliance Airport Are you in love yet? Meet your perfect match at the
Rockwall Petco every Friday from 1-5 p.m. during The third annual Rockin’ On The Docks Festival
The 2010 Fort Worth Alliance Air Find-a-Friend Fridays. Fall in love and adopt your own will be held Saturday, October 23 at The Harbor in
Show is proudly presented by Bell Rockwall shelter pet. Look for the Rockwall Animal Rockwall. Live music will begin at 11:30 a.m. and close
Helicopter! The US Navy Blue Angels, Services feather ag outside. That means the shelter with nationally known country rockers, Little Texas (www.
pets are inside ready to sign autographs, pose for littletexasonline.com). There will be arts, crafts and food
the US Air Force F-22 Raptor and
photos and of course, take your adoption requests. For vendors as well as an “in water” boat show. This is a
the US Army Golden Knights will be
more information, visit www.rockwallpets.com. gated event and no ice chests may be brought inside.
featured on October 30 and 31 in North
You may bring your blanket and/or lawn chair. Tickets
Texas. Experience a full day of dynamic
OCTOBER 9 are on sale at all Kroger stores in the metroplex for $4.
aviation performances, static display, Tickets at the gate will be $5 until 5 p.m. and $10 after
interactive booths, Kid Zone and more. Fishing Derby
5 p.m. Children 5 and under are admitted free. Visit
Harry Myers Park www.rockinonthedocks.com for more information.
In addition to dynamic performances
in the sky, the Fort Worth Alliance Air Bring the kids out for a fun morning of shing and
Show is an aviation festival with many friendly competitions. Ages 14 and under are welcome NOVEMBER 6
to participate from 8 a.m. – noon. $5 for Rockwall ‘Tis the Season Bazaar
activities to enjoy on the ground. Arrive
residents and $8 for non-residents. Call 972.771.7740
early to see the wide variety of static First United Methodist Church of Rockwall
for more information.
display, speak to the pilots and take a Seasonal crafts, gifts, home décor, baked goods, cafe,
tour. Be sure to explore the simulators, OCTOBER 10 pecans for baking…approximately fty vendors will
exhibit booths, Kid Zone, face painting, be offering their assorted wares! All proceeds from
fun food and more. the bazaar go to mission work of the United Methodist
The Harbor Women. FUMC Rockwall is located at 1200 E. Yellow
Admission is free. Parking is $20 per
The 2010 Life Time Fitness Triathlon Series Race to Jacket Lane. For more information,
vehicle. Gates are open from 9 a.m. to
the Toyota Cup will be held in Dallas on October 10. call 972.771.5500.
5 p.m. The same show is held from This year, the Toyota U.S. Open Triathlon features a new
approximately 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both course at The Harbor in Rockwall. The new course NOVEMBER 6
days. The Fort Worth Alliance Air Show changes the event from its original point-to-point
is a non-pro t event with the goal of CASA 5K
format to a circular course. It offers a 1,500m swim at
raising funds for bene ciaries in Fort Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium
Lake Ray Hubbard, with a 40k bike ride through the
Worth and Tarrant County. community of Rockwall, and a 10k run that starts and On November 6, Lone Star CASA will conduct its
ends at The Harbor in Rockwall. For more information, second annual Speak Up For Kids CASA 5K. It will be a
For security reasons, the air show
visit www.racetothetoyotacup.com. rst class run offering online registration and chronotrack
is unable to provide a schedule in
timing under the auspices of RUNON Texas. In addition
advance of the show.
OCTOBER 16 to the 5K run, the event will host a special Kids Fun Run
Gates open at 9 a.m. Performances Fun Fest and numerous family-friendly activities, including the
begin at approximately 10 a.m. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Blue Bear, face painting,
Downtown Royse City a bounce house and representatives of the police, the
last until approximately 4 p.m. The Blue
Angels are the nal performance in the The annual Boy Scout pancake breakfast will kick re department, and EMS. Register at www.casa5K.org.
mid to late afternoon. A performer line- off this event at 7 a.m., closely followed by the Stick More information can be found at www.lonestarcasa.org
Robinson Memorial Fun Run at 8 a.m. The children’s or call 972.772.5858.
up is available on-site in the air show
carnival, arts and crafts vendors, food booths, children’s
program. In addition, performers will be
pageant, contests, Elks National Hoop Shoot, live band
announced via Twitter during the show. Submit your community event 60 days in
and DJ will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Karaoke nals
For a full list of activities, visit will take place at 2:45 p.m. The annual Girl Scout advance to email@example.com
www.allianceairshow.com. spaghetti dinner will round out the day from 4-6 p.m.